Jeffery and Michal Miller, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Billy Marie Miller, Washington, to Andrew Thomas Narup, Washington, son of Thomas and Marita Narup, Washington.

Elmer and Bettie Huggins, Lonedell, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary July 4, 2019. The couple were united in marriage July 4, 1959, in Doss.

Angie Deaton and Doug Windsor were united in marriage Friday, April 5, 2019, at the Franklin County Judicial Center in Union. Judge David Hoven officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony.

Todd and Christine Marquart, Marthasville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Ann Marquart, Marthasville, to Timothy Alan Hellebusch, Treloar, son of Roland and Audrey Hellebusch, Treloar.

Jim and Irene Wall, St. Clair, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 20, 1959. Mr. Wall and the former Miss Love were united in marriage June 20, 1959, in St. Clair.

Pete and Barbara Baser, Union, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 20, 2019, with their children and spouses.

Paul and Sara (Peirick) Scheer, New Haven, announce the birth of a son, Leo Paul Scheer. Born May 26, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Albert and Naomi Mitchell, Beaufort, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 22, 2019, with a party hosted by their children at Beaufort Lions Club.

Rich and Donna Kuchem, Augusta, announce the engagement of their daughter, Paige Kuchem, to Greg Hellebusch, son of Roland and Audrey Hellebusch, Treloar.

Betty Rose and the late David Ray Holdinghausen, who passed away May 1, 2019, at BJC Hospital in the ICU, would have celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary this Saturday.

Chris Klenke, Labadie, and Emily Mills, Washington, announce the birth of twin daughters, Huntley Adeline Klenke and Hayden Ophelia Klenke. Born March 26, 2019, at St. Clare Hospital, Fenton, Huntley weighed 4.6 pounds and Hayden weighed 5.2 pounds.

Dennis Whitworth and Marilyn Schulte Whitworth, Washington, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary June 8, 2019, with a gathering of family and friends at the Washington KC Hall.

Jerome and Darlene Brinkmann, Washington, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 27, 2019, with a blessing and dinner with family and friends. Jerome and the former Darlene Schwoeppe were united in marriage April 25, 1959.

Dominic and Kim (Straatmann) Aguilar, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Ellie Jean Aguilar. Born April 13, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces.

Rashea Caldwell, St. Louis, announces the adoption of a daughter, Vera Christine Caldwell. The adoption was completed April 26, 2019.

Lisa (Allen) Breig and Alex Breig, New Haven, announce the birth of a daughter, Lucy Evelyn Breig. Born April 4, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces.

Jamie (Diener) and Jeff Holtmeier, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Violet Anna Holtmeier. Born March 19, 2019, in Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces.

Tim and Jean Altemueller, Beaufort, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Marie Altemueller, Beaufort, to Tyler Warren Beck, Union, son of Tom and Julie Beck, Union.

John and Randi (Mullen) Hutchison, Wentzville, announce the birth of a son, Jason Michael Ralph Hutchison. Born April 7, 2019, at Progress West Hospital, O’Fallon, he weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces.

Christina (Ridgley) Poggas and Sam Poggas, High Hill, announce the birth of a daughter, Elodie Lorraine Poggas. Born April 2, 2019, at Boone Hospital, Columbia, she weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces.

Nicholas Hood and Bridgette Smith, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Nicholas Marvin Evan Timothy Hood. Born April 12, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

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Micah Dawes Larsen, neé Haynes, and Eric Larsen, Missoula, Mont., announce the birth of a son, Wilder Dawes Larsen. Born Feb. 11, 2019, at Community Medical Center, Missoula, Mont., he weighed 5 pounds.

Ryan and Nicole (Hackmann) Lause, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Bree Ann Lause. Born March 30, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

Carol Jean McBride and Dr. Philip Douglas Dean, both of Warrenton, were united in marriage Jan. 26, 2019, at Warrenton Wesleyan Church. Pastor Vaughn Telfer officiated at the 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony.

Daniel Brunjes and Ashley (Lane) Brunjes, Labadie, announce the birth of a daughter, Liliana Elise Brunjes. Born March 8, 2019, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, she weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

Anna Koeller (Horton) and James Koeller III, Pacific, announce the birth of a son, James Thomas Koeller IV. Born March 1, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces.

Richard and Jill Williams, Phoenix, Ariz., announce the birth of a firstborn son, Jacob Lennon Williams. Born Feb. 2, 2019, at HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center, he weighed 5 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 18 inches long.

Audrey King and Dustin Hoer, Leslie, announce the birth of a son, Wesley Carl Hoer. Born Dec. 18, 2018, at St. Clare Hospital, Fenton, he weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces.

Julie Schaefer and Bob Downey, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Cameron James Downey. Born Jan. 11, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, he weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces.

Larry and Dana Hayes of Kansas City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Connor Hayes, to Ryan Elbert, son of Donald and Christine Elbert of Washington.

“I wish to live . . . and for my tomato plants to do good next year!” 91-year-old Delmar joked, as he blew out the candles on his cake.

Kyle and Briana (Rombach) Kerschen announce the birth of a daughter, Immaculee Sophia Kerschen. Born Jan. 25, 2019, at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, she weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces.

Bob and Chris Dzurick, Washington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, with a party for family and friends at the V.F.W. Post 2661 in Washington, where their wedding reception was held.

Mike and Toni Phelps, Union, announce the engagement of their son, Cody Phelps, to Taylor Wilson, daughter of Keith and Leisa Wilson, Lake Saint Louis.

Randy and Christy Feldmann, Washington, are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elin Feldmann, Washington, to John Schmidt, St. Louis, son of Eric and Diane Schmidt, Valencia, Calif.

Kyle R. and Kelly A. Haberberger, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Jade Angela Haberberger. Born Dec. 27, 2018, at St. Clare Hospital, Fenton, she weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20 3/4 inches long.

The engagement of Katie Werges and Travis Pour is being announced by the couple’s parents, Steve and Diane Werges of Washington and Mike and Judy Pour of Red Bud, Ill.

Mr. and Mrs. James Yenzer, Washington, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Yenzer, Washington, to Kyle Deppermann, New Haven, son of the late Marlin and late Donna Deppermann, formerly of New Haven.

George and Kelly Dohm, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly Christine Dohm, Poplar Bluff, to Austin Daniel Beers, Washington, son of Curt and Tammy Beers, Washington.

Lawrence and Agnes (Vondera) Lindemann, Villa Ridge, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary this month. Mr. Lindemann and the former Miss Vondera were united in marriage Jan. 8, 1949, at St. Mary of Perpetual Help Church in Villa Ridge.

Nannette (Bebermeyer) and Josh Bell, St. Louis, announce the birth of twins, a daughter named Delphine Nannette Bell and a son named Alexander Kenneth Bell. Born Dec. 20, 2018, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, Delphine weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and Alexander weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces.

Jillian Thornton (Parmentier) and Samuel Thornton, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Elise Margaret Thornton. Born Dec. 11, 2018, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, she weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

Randy and Lisa Jokerst, Union, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Jokerst, Washington, to Cody Beck, Washington, son of Julie and Tom Beck.

Mike and Nikki (Hillermann) Obermark, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Zekiel David Obermark. Born Jan. 4, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces.

Mark and Nancy Nagel, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lydia Grace Nagel, Washington, to Casey Rodger Holm, Washington.

Jacob and Amanda Scheer, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Hudson Michael Scheer. Born Dec. 26, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

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